Originally published: as 'The new shoe', London : Heinemann, 1952 ; and as 'The clue of the new shoe', Leicester : F.A. Thorpe, 1974 Topics: Fiction in English., Fiction in English, Fiction in English, 1900- Texts
Shike is a novel about two characters: Jebu, a fighting monk of the Order of Zinja, and Taniko, the minor noblewoman with whom he falls in love on his first mission -- escorting her to an arranged marriage with a far older and extremely influential nobleman. Topics: Ninjas, Historical Fiction, Fiction in English American writers, 1945- - Texts
In teeming Victorian London, where lavish wealth and appalling poverty live side by side, Edward Pierce charms the most prominent of the well-to-do as he cunningly orchestrates the crime of the century. Who would suspect that a gentleman of breeding could mastermind the daring theft of a fortune in gold? Who could predict the consequences of making the extraordinary robbery aboard the pride of England's industrial era, the mighty steam locomotive? Based on fact, as lively as legend, and studded... Topics: Train robberies, Robbers and outlaws, Train robberies, Fiction in English, 1900- Texts
Bound in maroon textured cloth, with blind-stamped ornamental border and gilt-stamped illustration of the title in the center and spine; gilt lettering on spine; yellow end papers; "Complete in one volume"; M. E. Barry Rare Book Collection. Special Collections, Alumnae Library, Elms College. Topics: Women--Fiction, Irish fiction--In English--19th century, [M. E. Barry, Director, Library of the...
bySimon, J. J; Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Bleak House
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Topics: Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, Bleak House (Dickens, Charles), Fiction in English Dickens, Charles,... Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=VVomAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8